The Ministry of Foreign Affairs rejects in the strongest terms the new escalation in the US aggressive behavior against Cuba.

The US State Department announced today the decision to allow, as from March 19 this year, the filing of lawsuits before US courts under Title III of the Helms-Burton Act only against Cuban companies included in the List of Restricted Entities issued by that government on November of 2017, which was updated one year later. 

School No.52 "José Martí" of Ulaanbaatar commemorates the 166th Anniversary of the Birth of our Apostle.

Ulan Bator, Mongolia. March 1, 2019. School No. 52. "José Martí" of Ulaanbaatar, commemorated the 166th Anniversary of the birth of Cuban National Hero José Martí with the presence of the Cuban Ambassador Raúl Delgado Concepción. In an emotional and joyful ceremony, the best works of the seven different contests celebrated between the 6th and 12th grade students were awarded. As every year, the board of this institution presents different initiatives to celebrate this important date for this educational center and for Cubans.

Ambassador of Cuba in Baku together with diplomats of more than 40 countries get acquainted with Naftalan`s tourism potential

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

Representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited in Azerbaijan have visited the city of Naftalan. The trip was co-organized by Azerbaijan`s Presidential Administration and Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo and the Consul, Alina Quesada Rodríguez, participated on behalf of the Island in this region.

Cuba is the healthiest country in Latin America and beats the United States by five points, according to the latest report from the Bloomberg site


Cuba is the healthiest country in Latin America and beats the United States by five points, according to the latest report from the Bloomberg site.

Cuba ranks 30th in the ranking of healthiest countries in 2019, which indexes 169 nations according to its public health indicators.

The last edition was published in the year 2017 and Cuba occupied the 31st.

The largest of the Antilles is the first country in Latin America that appears on the list and one of the few in the third world that is among the top positions.

Saudi-Cuban Parliamentary Friendship Committee of the Shura Council held a meeting

Meeting of Saudi-Cuban Parliamentary Friendship Committee of the Shura Council

Saudi-Cuban Parliamentary Friendship Committee of the Shura Council has held a meeting chaired by Member of the Shura Council Eng. Mohammad bin Hamed Al-Naqadi with the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Orlando Requeijo Gual.
During the meeting, they discussed ways of enhancing bilateral relations between the two friendly countries and stressed the importance of mutual visits between the joint parliamentary friendship committees between the Shura Council and the Cuban Parliament to raise the level of parliamentary cooperation between them.

Ambassador of Cuba in Azerbaijan meets with president of the Union of Writers

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

The president of the Union of Writers of Azerbaijan, Anar Rzayev, received in this capital the ambassador of Cuba in Baku, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo.

The purpose of the meeting was to evaluate future collaboration projects between both nations in the intellectual sphere.

The head of the Azerbaijani association highlighted the relations of friendship and solidarity between his country and the island and highly valued an exchange between the Union of Writers of Azerbaijan and the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC).

Azerbaijan will be represented at the Giraldilla International Tournament in Havana of badminton

Cuba Azerbaiyán

Azerbaijan will participate in the twentieth edition of the International Badminton Tournament, Giraldilla de La Habana, which will take place in the Cuban capital between March 13 and 17.

This Caucasian nation will be represented by its most prominent badmintonist, Ezmi Qovimuramadhoni, winner of multiple international championships.

The event, based in the Sports City Coliseum of Havana, will award points for the World Ranking and is one of the sports competitions dedicated to the 500th anniversary of this city.

The application of Heberprot-P will begin at The First Hospital in Ulaanbaatar.

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. February 23, 2019. With the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between The First Hospital of Ulaanbaatar, IMPEX Concern and the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB) will begin  the application of the new Cuban treatment for diabetic foot ulcers to the patients in this public hospital of the capital of Mongolia.


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